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    • Automated Vehicle Articulation and Animation: A Maxscript Approach 

      Griffin, Christopher Corey (2011-02-22)
      This thesis presents an efficient, animation production-centric solution to the articulation and animation of computer generated automobiles for creating animations with a high degree of believability. The thesis has two ...
    • Caricaturing buildings for effective visualization 

      Rice, Grant G., III (Texas A&M University, 2006-04-12)
      The objective of my research is to identify and analyze the techniques of exaggeration, simplification, and abstraction used by caricature and cartoon artists. I apply these techniques to an expressive 3D modelling process ...
    • Measuring Morality: Moral Frameworks in Videogames 

      Whittle, John C. (2010-07-14)
      The video game is, as we know, one of the most popular and quickly growing mediums in the United States and the world in whole. Because of its success, the video game industry has been able to use their resources to advance ...
    • The morphological development of a wood burl shader 

      Moyer, Robert Simms (Texas A&M University, 2004-09-30)
      In the field of computer graphics, shaders provide an interface between lights and surfaces, giving the appearance of metal, plastic, wood, etc. As the field progresses, more and more shaders are required to simulate a ...
    • A nNon-photorealistic Model for Procedural Painterly Rendered Trees in the Style of Corot 

      Losure, Michael Robert (2009-05-15)
      This thesis describes the development of a system for the procedural generation and painterly rendering of trees. Specifically, the rendered trees are modeled after those found in the oil landscape paintings of 19th century ...
    • Re-Creating the Sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald 

      Stewart, Kiara F; Derry, Jasmine; Lee, Yuan-Chi; Hammond, Lauren; Harris, Marisa
      Over the course of the school year, we intend to create a short film centered around the sinking of the S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald. Up until this point, there has been thorough research in the conditions surrounding the sinking ...
    • Re-Reference Interval Prediction Swap Policy in the Linux Kernel 

      Singer, Andrew R
      Modern computing systems are placing ever greater pressure on their memory management systems. The current means of managing the page cache in the Linux kernel is a binary ranking standard through which cached pages are ...